MESSAGE OF October 17th, 2019
MESSAGE DATED October 17th, 2019 – IMPORTANT
Société Formons une famille is currently looking for couples wishing to adopt a child with special needs such as: cleft lip and cleft palate, children who are blind in one or two eyes; children who deaf and/or dumb; children with club hand(s) or leg(s), children with missing finger(s), hand(s), foot (feet) or toe(s); children infected with HIV; children with heart disease; children without an anus or sexual organ; children with blood disease; children with other disabilities or other serious diseases that need urgent or lifelong treatment.”
Please contact Marie-Michèle Petit for more information!
Information to be updated during the week beginning December 2rd, 2019.
Please note that registrations for CAMBODIA, the PHILIPPINES are currently suspended, we therefore cannot answer your queries for the moment. Only information requests on adoptions from CHINA and BURUNDI will be processed.
For children with special needs, please refer to the section “Children with special needs”
No registration is possible at this time.
We do not accept any names on the waiting list / list of interested parents for healthy children.
When we are able to accept a new list of interested parents, we will make the announcement on this page. The registration procedures to a future list of interested parents have not yet been established.
Our agency has been licensed in Vietnam since 1998. Between then and December 31st 2015, 225 children has found a family in Québec.
Children with special needs
Formons une Famille has is accredited to participate in the program for adoption the of children with special needs.
Formons une Famille can submit dossiers of parents interested in adopting a child with special needs.
It is not possible to add your name for our waiting list of parents interested in adopting a child with special needs for now. We will post a new message indicating when we can add new names on our pre-registration list.
Who may adopt ?
- Couples must be married, both must be more than 20 years older than the child they wish to adopt. There is no maximum age limit.
- Single applicants are also admissible according to the same age criteria.
Other criteria are applicable to residents of Quebec. We invite you to visit the International Adoption Secretariat (SAI) website for more information
Other useful information
Approximate cost (couple) :
Approximate delay between registration and proposal :
unknown at this point, under the new law in effect in January 2011
Approximate delay between proposal and travel :
The new law foresees a maximum delay of 90 days
Type of decision:
Final administrative decision made in the country of adoption
Duration of the stay :
3 to 4 weeks
Obligation to travel to Vietnam :
Partners and links
There now exists a central authority in Vietnam. This central authority – called Department of Adoption (DA) – receives all the applications of the adoptive families who wish to adopt from this country. This department is part of the Ministry of Justice. As of January 2011, the central authority will also be responsible for matching the children to prospective adoptive parents.